Leesman Cookie Policy

Cookies and IP Addresses

We may collect information about your computer, including where available your IP address, operating system and browser type for system administration. This is statistical data about our users' browsing actions and patterns, and does not identify any individual.

For the same reason, we may obtain information about your general internet usage by using a cookie file which is stored on your browser or the hard drive of your computer. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer's hard drive. They help us to improve our site and to deliver a better and more personalised service.

Some of the cookies we use are essential for the site to operate.

If you register with us or if you continue to use our site, you agree to our use of cookies.

Cookies are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site.

Cookies are classified as follows:

  • Strictly necessary cookies: These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our website and complete a Leesman Index Survey.
  • Analytical/performance cookies: They allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.
  • Functionality cookies: These are used to recognise you when you return to our website. This enables us to personalise our content for you, enable you to log in and out of our surveys and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).
  • Targeting cookies: These cookies record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our website more relevant to your interests.

Leesman use the following cookies:

Cookie Name Purpose
Strictly necessary Survey Session Allows you to complete the survey and expires when browser closes. This cookie is essential for our site to recognise you when you return to our site to complete the Leesman Survey. View our confidentiality statement
Strictly necessary Analytics Session Allows you to log into the Leesman Analytics and allows you to review analytics data. Expires when browser closes.
Functionality cookies Online Form If you register with us or complete our online forms, we will use cookies to remember your details during your current visit, and any future visits provided the cookie was not deleted in the interim.
Targeting cookies Website cookies These cookies record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our website more relevant to your interests.
Analytical/performance cookies Website visits These cookies record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. Used to estimate our audience size and usage pattern.

When you follow a link to another website, that website will have its own cookies over which we have no control.

Where we store your personal data

The data that we collect from you is stored in at a destination within the UK. Where we have given you (or where you have chosen) a password which enables you to access certain parts of our site, you are responsible for keeping this password confidential. We ask you not to share a password with anyone.

Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we will do our best to protect your personal data, we cannot guarantee the security of your data transmitted to our site; any transmission is at your own risk. Once we have received your information, we will use strict procedures and security features to try to prevent unauthorised access.

Uses made of the information

We use information held about you in the following ways:

  • To ensure that content from our site is presented in the most effective manner for you and for your computer.
  • To carry out our obligations arising from any contracts entered into between you and us.
  • To allow you to participate in interactive features of our service, when you choose to do so.
  • To notify you about changes to our service.

If you are an existing customer, we will only contact you by electronic means (e-mail or telephone) with information about goods and services similar to those which were the subject of a previous sale to you by us.

If you are an existing customer, we will only contact you by electronic means (e-mail or telephone) with information about goods and services similar to those which were the subject of a previous sale to you by us.

Changes to our privacy policy

Any changes we may make to our privacy policy in the future will be posted on this page and, where appropriate, notified to you by e-mail.

How to Change your Cookie Settings

You block cookies by activating the setting on your browser which allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our site. Unless you have adjusted your browser setting so that it will refuse cookies, our system will issue cookies as soon you visit our site. Details on how to block cookies are below:

Safari

  1. Go to the Safari menu.
  2. Click on the Preferences.
  3. Click the 'Security' tab.
  4. Under 'Accept Cookies', set it to accept, reject, or selectively accept cookies.

Firefox 3.0+

  1. Click on 'Tools' in the menu bar
  2. Click on 'Options...'
  3. Click on 'Privacy' Tab in the top section
  4. From the drop down box select 'Use custom setting for history'
  5. Un -tick the box that says 'Accept Cookies From sites'
  6. Click OK and Close the screen.

Internet Explorer 7.0+

  1. Click on 'Tools' in the menu bar
  2. Click on 'Options'
  3. Click on 'Privacy' Tab on top section
  4. Click on the 'Advanced" button
  5. Select 'Prompt' for both 'First party cookies' and 'Third Party Cookies'
  6. Click OK and Close the screen.

Google Chrome 8.0+

  1. Click to 'Tools Menu'
  2. Click on 'Options'
  3. Click on 'Under the Bonnet'
  4. Click on 'Cookie Setting' button and tick 'Block all third-party cookies without exception'
  5. Close the screen.

Except for essential cookies, all cookies will expire when you close the browser.

We use cookies to optimise your experience on the Leesman website. By using our website, you are agreeing to allow this. For more information, see our Privacy & Cookie policy